That bit wasn't there originally. I'm glad NBC opted to not include it. The media is fishing for viewers, there is no issue here (yellow journalism at its finest).
The words "under God" were added to the Pledge on 14 June 1954 when then U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a bill into law. At the time, Eisenhower stated that "From this day forward, the millions of our school children will daily proclaim in every city and town, every village and rural schoolhouse, the dedication of our Nation and our people to the Almighty." ~ Wikipedia
@SeriouslyNow: Childish, I was reminded of Reddit's "occurrence" under an hour ago, figured I would post a harmless comment. Is your life really so deplorable that you're looking to insult people just to inflate your online ego?